You'll also be seeing relative newcomer Shay Yarbrough on the spinoff, who's currently listed as a Senior Sales Professional and the Director of VIP Experience at the boutique. "If you have never tried on a wedding dress, let me tell you: Those things are ridiculously big and heavy. A guy with a bum kidney who worked at Kleinfeld Bridal -- the store featured on TLC 's smash hit, " Say Yes to the Dress " -- claims he was savagely beaten on the stairs going into the store… Filming an episode of Say Yes to the Dress is basically a full day's work for each bride, even though each episode highlights two brides in just 30 minutes. Related Pages. Forgot account? Her friends were pretty confused when she showed up in something totally different than they'd just seen on TV. TLC. She told 417 Bride. Yes, we know everyone is there to get a dress, but do they have to all be so traditional? Though Say Yes to the Dress might only depict brides trying on three or four dresses, most contestants actually try on a whole lot more than that. William Martinez claims he worked for Kleinfeld from 2011 - 2014 and everything was hunky dory until his last year on the job, when he was hospitalized with kidney problems and it left him unable to do the various physical tasks he was assigned. TV Show. "I never in a million years would’ve thought that we could’ve made that many brides happy and to have them find the dress of their dreams.". Say Yes to the Dress - 2007 Not Your Mama's Dress was released on: USA: 22 June 2012 Maine bride Brittany said she was contacted about the spinoff after applying to appear on the original Say Yes to the Dress. Some had happy endings and, for … Say Yes to the Dress is an American reality television series on TLC which follows events at Kleinfeld Bridal in Manhattan. Say Yes to the Dress America airs Saturdays, beginning Jan. 4, at 8 p.m. To their credit, the producers did ask if there was any way they could to make the original dress work for her, but she had already made up her mind. TV Network. The original version of the series takes place at Kleinfeld Bridal Shop, a bona-fide New York City bridal institution. There's a lot that goes into lighting, camera angles, repeating things the microphone didn't catch, and even just lacing up a particularly tricky bodice. TV Show. Randy Fenoli. Company Credits They interviewed three of us.". Cake Boss. TLC. While this makes sense and is typical to the reality TV show experience, viewers may not realize that even minor manipulations can dramatically alter the authenticity of the participants' emotions. "I was very, not anti-wedding, but I really, really resented the traditional aspects of the wedding, so the more people said, 'Oh you should go with the white [dress],' the more I pulled back from it," she said. The 10-part series follows bridal designer/renowned Kleinfeld consultant Randy Fenoli as he helps one bride from every U.S. state (as well as Washington, D.C. and Puerto Rico) find the perfect dress … Like most reality shows, you have to apply in advance. or. TV Show . Did shay get fired from say yes to the dress? Regular people don't always speak in TV-worthy sound bites, so participants are often asked to rephrase their initial thoughts. The upscale bridal boutique is reportedly so busy that brides wait in long lines and get shuffled around to accommodate the insane crowds. When Say Yes to the Dress does stumble upon an alternative bride, you might not even know it. Seriously, anyone who's ever seen 90 Day Fiance might have a serious question about the validity of American immigration system. President Encourages Thanksgiving Gatherings, Homeless Woman Hog-tied and Removed From Abandoned Home. | Martinez says he went to one of the managers -- Manny -- and said he needed to be reassigned to clerical duties, but Manny kept making him do heavy lifting and later, told him to just "go the f*** home.". Would my appointment end before I got a peek at myself?". Bridal Shop. "I feel like reality television tricked me. In the 10 years Say Yes to the Dress first aired on TLC, hundreds of brides have stopped into Kleinfeld's wedding dress shop on their way to the aisle. The new TLC spinoff, Say Yes to the Dress America, is unlike anything you’ve ever seen before. According to a promo, the fiery fashion expert almost loses a gown to another customer. You've got to kiss a lot of frogs to meet your prince. © 2020 EHM PRODUCTIONS,INC. Luckily, we were able to get some answers! | Courtney Wright, who appeared on Say Yes to the Dress: Bridesmaids in 2013, told 417 Bride that not all of the bridesmaids from the wedding appeared on the show. TV Show. . "She describes herself as a flower that has grown up through the gray cracks of the sidewalks of New York and has blossomed," Randy told Parade.com. Say Yes to the Dress also moved into Australia, the UK, Ireland, and Asia markets. This is a global phenomenon. In truth, some of the brides who said yes to the dress on the show might have ultimately said no in real life. Create New Account. "What?". Copyright © 2020 Multiply Media, LLC. TLC even usually shows a select handful of brides walking down the aisle in their chosen gown. All Rights Reserved. "There were actual armpit sweat stains. Everyone knows Randy Fenoli from Say Yes to the Dress and New York City's esteemed boutique Kleinfeld's Bridal. "Then, they chose the bridesmaids they wanted to interview from that. In another instance, YouTuber Clisare was relieved when her episode aired before she walked down the aisle because she had to hide the fact that she actually chose another gown. But there's more to the patron saint of weddings than his ability to put everyone at ease with his fierce sense of style, his sincere …